Course Review: Probability - The Science of Uncertainty and Data MITx (6.431x)
After finishing Probability and Statistics by Stanford Online, I wanted to improve my knowledge of statistics further. The logical choice was to take Probability - The Science of Uncertainty and Data MITx (6.
Aug 23, 2021
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Use pretokenized text with Huggingface transformers
For seqviz and INCEpTION external recommender, I recently had the problems that I needed to use BERT for sequence tagging but needed to predict labels for my own tokens. The problem is that transformers typically use subword tokenization like WordPiece or Sentence piece.
Sep 26, 2020
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Course Review: Economics of Money and Banking
I recently got interested in economics and finance. A post on Hacker News was recommending to take Economics of Money and Banking on Coursera as an introduction. I really enjoyed the course and will give a brief review of it here.
Jul 26, 2020
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Course Review: Probability and Statistics by Stanford Online
In order to brush up my math skills, I started the Probability and Statistics by Stanford Online. I found it via the Free online machine learning curriculum by Chip Hyuen. If you do not know her, make sure to read her blog and books!
Feb 29, 2020
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Yangtao - Our entry for the 2019 International Collegiate Competition for Brain-inspired Computing
Introduction In October, I participated together with a friend in the 2019 International Collegiate Competition for Brain-inspired Computing organized by Tsinghua University. The task was to develop an AI system
Nov 5, 2019
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Cash Clash - Our Ludum Dare 44 Game
Over the years, I heard a lot about Game Jams, online competitions in which you need to develop a game from scratch including assets in a limited time frame, often a weekend.
May 1, 2019
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My current NLP research is about Entity Linking, that is disamiguating a mention, e.g. Obama with regard to a knowledge base. When using Wikidata for that, it would be linked to Q76.
Apr 26, 2019
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maobi - Learning to write Hanzi in Anki
For over three years now, I learn Mandarin after lectures or after work. To stay motivated, I take the HSK Chinese proficiency exams. In November, I took HSK 4. While
Dec 22, 2018
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Kunming Waterfall Park
Last Monday, I was visiting a friend in Kunming. She lives in the north of Kunming and I near the city centre. Therefore we normally meet up at TongDe Plaza
Dec 7, 2017
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Private tea ceremony in Kunming
Last Saturday, we attended a tea ceremony in a private tea house. Normally, only manager or other white-collar workers book sessions there. Very few foreigners have visited it. The story
Nov 28, 2017
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